Some of the Worst Droughts in History
As the United States is gripped by more oppressive heat and major drought conditions, I thought I would do a little research on droughts of the past. First, a drought is defined as “a period...
Spring Allergies- How to Prepare 3 Easy Steps
You can feel it in the air, spring allergies are fast approaching. With the changing of the seasons comes an increase of pollen and mold in the environment, which means a lot of people are going to be...
The Inevitable Spring Fling
Aah, finally, it’s the warm, sunny day you’ve been longing for! You decide to step outside for a relaxing walk and smile as you notice the bright daffodils dancing in the breeze, the vibrant...
Sam's Latest Forecast: Noon Friday
Sam's latest forecast from the noon News 8 broadcast.
Photos: Hurricane of 1938 in Connecticut
Image courtesy of the NWS and National Geographic Magazine.On September 21st of 1938, one of the strongest and costliest hurricanes on record along the East Coast made landfall on Long Island and then...
Cold Water Impacts CT Weather!
With spring officially started and temperatures in the forecast to be in the mid to upper 60’s this week people may start to feel a little beach fever especially with the cold and snowy winter we...
Pollen Season in Full Force
Have you been sneezing, coughing and tearing more than usually lately? Well with spring time finally here comes the warmer weather, longer daylight hours, later sunsets and the breathtaking sights...
SHOWERS TONIGHT & CHILLY TOMORROW
Couple of showers, tonight with milder temps, but tracking a front that will kick up the winds and keep tomorrow chilly and gusty. High and dry on Thursday, with a Fire Weather Watch issued due to the...
Sunny & Windy For Now-Soggy In The Extended
Here are the weather headlines- * Windy for most of the day today with gusts to 45mph * Winds will start diminishing late in the day today * Sunny all day & dry * VERY HIGH pollen and fire danger...